Israeli forces detain seven Palestinians, wound two others in West Bank raids

RAMALLAH, Israeli forces Friday overnight detained seven Palestinians and wounded two others in various parts of the West Bank, according to local and security sources.

They said that Israeli forces showed up at a house in Jalazone refugee camp, north of Ramallah, muscled inside, conducted a thorough search and eventually rounded up a 17-year-old teen.

The soldiers opened live fire at a vehicle in the refugee camp, wounding two passengers; one in the shoulder and the other in the foot.

The casualties were rushed to a hospital for treatment.

Meanwhile, the gun-toting soldiers detained four Palestinians and ransacked the houses of their families in several neighborhoods of the southern West Bank city of Hebron.

They also barged their way into Beit Ummar town, north of the city, rounded up two others and searched the houses of their families, turning them upside down.


Source: Palestine News & Info Agency